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Insurance company executive

George Pollock Jenkins was American insurance company executive. Trustee Blair Academy, Blairstown, New Jersey; Member of Baltusrol Golf (Springfield, New Jersey), Links (New York City), Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Jenkins, George Pollock was born on February 24, 1915 in Clarksburg, West Virginia, United States. Son of Roy N. and Gertrude S. (Pollock) Jenkins.

Education

AB, Princeton University, 1936. Master of Business Administration, Harvard University, 1938.

Career

With Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, New York City, 1938—1980, vice president, 1956—1962, finance vice president, 1962—1965, chairman finance committee, 1965—1980, vice chairman, 1969—1973, chairman board, 1973—1980. Retired, 1980; director W.R. Grace & Company, Bethlehem Steel Corporation, Chicago Pacific Corporation, Capital Cities-ABC Inc., Trammell Crow, Real Estate Investors. Served to captain United States Army, 1942-1946.

Membership

Trustee Blair Academy, Blairstown, New Jersey. Member of Baltusrol Golf (Springfield, New Jersey), Links (New York City), Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Married Marian E. O'Brien Jenkins, April 10, 1945. Children: James P., Robert N., Richard G.

father:
Roy N. Jenkins

mother:
Gertrude S. (Pollock) Jenkins

spouse:
Marian E. O'Brien Jenkins

child:
James P. Jenkins

child:
Robert N. Jenkins

child:
Richard G. Jenkins